Hanover Museum

Operated by the Hanover Historical Society, the Hanover Museum's goal is to preserve the regions history and present it to all who wish to see. Guests who visit this converted 1800's prison will find plenty of relics and artifacts from throughout Hanover's history on display.


The museum has collected pieces of history from all eras of Hanover. Visitors will find pottery and artifacts from the native Arawak tribes, artwork and tools from the colonial era, and plenty of other pieces leading right up to modern day Jamaica.

Staying Close

Those wishing to visit Hanover Museum may choose to book their trip in Hanover Parish, as visitors to this area of Jamaica will be excited to have easy access to this museum throughout their trip. With only a small number of hotels in the area surrounding Hanover Museum, relatively little foot traffic should be bargained on.

Hotels near Hanover Museum
Hotel Type Distance Direction
West Palm Hotel Hotel 0.3 mi. (26.8 km) SW
Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort and Spa Hotel 1.2 mi. (24.6 km) E
Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa Resort 1.3 mi. (24.4 km) E
Palm Tree Guest House Hotel 7.3 mi. (16.2 km) SW

Location and What's Nearby

Those who choose to visit Hanover Museum will have access to at least a couple recreational opportunities like hitting a few rounds of golf and enjoying water sports without having to look very hard. Museum patrons looking to follow-up with a few holes of golf should look into the nearest course, Tryall Golf Course. If golf doesn't tickle your fancy, there's no need to fret - go over to Watson Taylor Beach, the most convenient beach to visit. Although there isn't a huge selection, a few additional similar outdoor possibilities to choose from nearby. It's worth noting you will also have access to the possibility of one other attraction. An additional attraction to visit near Hanover Museum is Watson Taylor Park, which is just a short distance away.


Contact Information

Location: Hanover Parish, Jamaica


Help us improve! We welcome your corrections and suggestions.